Period
to 2 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England > London
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 271 288 269
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 -59
Contract jobs citing HP 136 350 460
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.72% 0.87% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 2.16% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 245 322
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £136 £158 £157
90th Percentile £531 £538 £575
England median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 20
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.44 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% -3.66% +20.67%
10th Percentile £15.85 £16.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £22.99 £54.80
England median hourly rate £17.10 £15.40 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.04% +2.67% +1.69%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,362 16,167 18,218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.04% 40.40% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,798 10,792 12,283
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £706 £675 £650
England median daily rate £455 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 256 338
Median hourly rate £32.35 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.05% -4.55% +7.32%
10th Percentile £14.74 £12.75 £12.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.52 £54.13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% +8.74% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +58 27 £388 -9.25% 9
West London +52 10 £200 -33.33% 2
East London +51 9 £135 -59.25% 1
South London +42 3 £405 +28.57% 1
North London +19 2 £135 +50.00%
HP
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 84 (61.76%) Windows
2 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 49 (36.03%) Active Directory
4 42 (30.88%) Windows Server
5 41 (30.15%) VMware
6 36 (26.47%) Dell
7 35 (25.74%) Linux
8 34 (25.00%) ITIL
8 34 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 32 (23.53%) SAN
10 29 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (20.59%) DNS
12 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (19.12%) Azure
12 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (18.38%) Oracle
13 25 (18.38%) DHCP
13 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (18.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 24 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (17.65%) Finance
14 24 (17.65%) SQL
15 23 (16.91%) Java
15 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (16.91%) PowerShell
16 22 (16.18%) Security Cleared
16 22 (16.18%) Cisco
17 21 (15.44%) MS Exchange
17 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
17 21 (15.44%) Windows 10

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.82%) IIS
4 8 (5.88%) Confluence
5 7 (5.15%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (3.68%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.47%) Apache
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.74%) CMS
10 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Maximo
1 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.12%) Azure
2 21 (15.44%) Office 365
3 17 (12.50%) AWS
4 7 (5.15%) GCP
5 6 (4.41%) PaaS
6 3 (2.21%) IaaS
7 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 2 (1.47%) Serverless
8 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.74%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.74%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.53%) SAN
2 28 (20.59%) DNS
3 25 (18.38%) DHCP
4 18 (13.24%) Firewall
5 8 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.15%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.41%) IPv4
7 6 (4.41%) LAN
7 6 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (4.41%) VPN
8 5 (3.68%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.94%) VLAN
10 3 (2.21%) HTTP
10 3 (2.21%) IPsec
10 3 (2.21%) Skype
11 2 (1.47%) SNMP
11 2 (1.47%) VoIP
11 2 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.88%) MySQL
2 8 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.21%) NonStop SQL
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.21%) TKPROF
6 2 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.47%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) JIRA
2 10 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.41%) JMeter
4 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.68%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.21%) Postman
5 3 (2.21%) Selenium
6 2 (1.47%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.47%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.47%) Mocha
6 2 (1.47%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.47%) TestLink
7 1 (0.74%) Hudson
7 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.74%) TestNG
7 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Banking
3 4 (2.94%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Legal
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) German Language
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (15.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (13.24%) Analyst
3 13 (9.56%) Hardware Engineer
3 13 (9.56%) Server Engineer
4 12 (8.82%) Break Fix Engineer
4 12 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.09%) Architect
5 11 (8.09%) Field Engineer
5 11 (8.09%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) IT Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) SailPoint Architect
9 7 (5.15%) Field Service Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Technical Support
9 7 (5.15%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) XML
2 14 (10.29%) Middleware
3 9 (6.62%) HTML
3 9 (6.62%) REST
3 9 (6.62%) SOAP
4 8 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (5.88%) JSP
4 8 (5.88%) LDAP
4 8 (5.88%) SailPoint
4 8 (5.88%) Servlets
4 8 (5.88%) SPML
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (3.68%) Spring
5 5 (3.68%) Spring Boot
6 4 (2.94%) .NET
6 4 (2.94%) Web Services
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.47%) COM
8 2 (1.47%) Jest
9 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.24%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.62%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.62%) Replication
4 8 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (5.15%) Clustering
5 7 (5.15%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.68%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.68%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.21%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.47%) BYOD
9 2 (1.47%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.47%) iPhone
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) Tandem
9 2 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 84 (61.76%) Windows
2 42 (30.88%) Windows Server
3 35 (25.74%) Linux
4 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (15.44%) Windows 10
6 20 (14.71%) Unix
6 20 (14.71%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (9.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.88%) AIX
8 8 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.15%) Android
10 6 (4.41%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.41%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.68%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (3.68%) Solaris
11 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) ITIL
2 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 24 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (15.44%) High Availability
5 18 (13.24%) Test Automation
6 17 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 16 (11.76%) Migration
7 16 (11.76%) Workflow
8 14 (10.29%) Break/Fix
8 14 (10.29%) Test Scripting
9 11 (8.09%) Project Delivery
9 11 (8.09%) SDLC
10 10 (7.35%) Change Management
10 10 (7.35%) Integration Testing
10 10 (7.35%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.35%) OO
11 9 (6.62%) Data Protection
11 9 (6.62%) Project Management
11 9 (6.62%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.65%) SQL
2 23 (16.91%) Java
2 23 (16.91%) PowerShell
3 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.88%) C
5 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.68%) BeanShell
7 4 (2.94%) C++
7 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.94%) Python
7 4 (2.94%) VB
8 3 (2.21%) Perl
8 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.21%) VBScript
9 1 (0.74%) C#
9 1 (0.74%) Scala
9 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.62%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.15%) MCSA
6 5 (3.68%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.94%) A+ Certification
7 4 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (2.94%) Degree
7 4 (2.94%) MCSE
7 4 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.21%) CCA
8 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.47%) ISEB
9 2 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.74%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.29%) QA
2 11 (8.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (4.41%) Government Security Classifications
3 6 (4.41%) NCSC
3 6 (4.41%) SLA
4 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.47%) GDPR
5 2 (1.47%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 49 (36.03%) Active Directory
2 29 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (7.35%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (5.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (5.15%) XenApp
8 5 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.94%) vSphere
10 3 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (2.21%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.47%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.47%) Docker
11 2 (1.47%) NFS
12 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) SCOM
2 10 (7.35%) Ansible
2 10 (7.35%) SCCM
3 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.15%) Terraform
5 6 (4.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (4.41%) vRealize
6 5 (3.68%) Data Guard
6 5 (3.68%) HP ALM
6 5 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (3.68%) vCenter Server
6 5 (3.68%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (3.68%) WSUS
7 4 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.21%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.21%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (30.15%) VMware
3 36 (26.47%) Dell
4 25 (18.38%) Oracle
5 22 (16.18%) Cisco
6 12 (8.82%) Citrix
7 10 (7.35%) 3PAR
7 10 (7.35%) Symantec
8 9 (6.62%) IBM
8 9 (6.62%) ServiceNow
9 8 (5.88%) Novell
9 8 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.88%) SAP
9 8 (5.88%) Sun
9 8 (5.88%) Sybase
10 7 (5.15%) EMC
10 7 (5.15%) Veeam
11 6 (4.41%) MobileIron
11 6 (4.41%) NetApp